January 5, 2010 Read the full story →
Update: Visit our latest citrus joy: Kishu Mandarin Tree !
After a visit to Sorrento Italy in April of 2000, we were immediately smitten with all the wonderful lemon trees adorning the Italian coastline. All throughout Amalfi and Sorrento we saw gorgeous scenes of Sorrento lemon trees in terra cotta pots adorning house fronts, store fronts and cobblestone alley ways.
We knew right there and then we wanted something equally picturesque in our backyard. So, we planted a lemon tree in a container!
We really »
January 3, 2010 Read the full story →
Kale is often a forgotten green on both the dinner table and garden. Just one packet of kale seeds will provide enough kale to supply you till late spring!
In warm weather regions starting kale is perfect now, just in time for spring. For colder regions, begin sowing your seeds as soon as spring begins or when the weather begins to warm. You’ll be pleased with beauty of kale growing in your garden. Not only are kale wonderful edibles, but they make for equally beautiful »